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UNLV stadium consultant selected

The UNLV stadium board on Friday picked a Texas company, Conventions Sports & Leisure International, with experience in Las Vegas to help determine the need, size, cost and funding of an on-campus stadium.

Consultant sees TV gold in new UNLV stadium

UNLV stadium consultant Mark Rosentraub says a new on-campus venue could appeal to major football conference TV networks, giving the university leverage to join a BCS conference like the Pac-12 or Big Ten and to draw millions of dollars in new TV revenue.

Huntington Capital opens offices in Las Vegas and Reno

Huntington Capital, a boutique San Diego-based private equity firm focused on lower-to-middle market investment opportunities, has hired two full-time employees and opened offices in Las Vegas and Reno, state Treasurer Kate Marshall said Wednesday.

Nevada launches $200 million tax credit program

Seven community development entities, or investment funds, won a combined $200 million in state tax credits meant to support economic development and job growth in Nevada. The catch is they must invest 85 percent of the credits within one year.